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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Acting like an obnoxiously conceited person.

Usage examples (32)
  • It is initially confusing, and rather smart-alecky.
  • You can't do this on snarky smart-alecky patter alone.
  • I was feeling guilty about having been too smart-alecky.
  • And then to get this smart-alecky behavior out of Manning. for more
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